The Western Montana LGBT Community invites you to their 12th annual Black & White Ball, with "A Night In Oz" as this year's theme. According to the group, the event will be a celebration of "our diversity honoring a over a decade of astonishing progress in recognizing basic human and civil rights for ALL Montana citizens!"

The ball will be held on Saturday, March 18th at the Holiday Inn Downtown from 7 to 11:30 p.m. Tickets are $40, or $60 for couples.

Enjoy dancing, drinks and socializing among friends as you show off your fabulous Oz themed outfits. Entertainment will include performances by Missoula's Gay Men's Chorus and the Imperial Sovereign Court of the State of Montana (ISCSM). Plus, live music, photo booths and a silent auction, which will feature unique items from local artists to raise funds for the Western Montana Community Center.